A tree who considers itself a failure because it is unable to blossom. It falls in love with a young composer whose music gives it strength. Rin offers the tree the power to become a human so it may confess its love for the composer but at the cost of all its beautiful leaves. When she finally blossoms Rin gives her a drink of green tea containing the Wings of the Thousand Year Crane since she paid too much to allow her to continue living as a human.